The International Brands and Jebacoci Company Ltd , Ghana and South Korean University Gangneung Yeongdong College (GYC) , have signed a mutual agreement on academic and industrial exchange program. This is set to deepen the lasting relationship that exist between Ghana and South Korea


This memorandum of understanding was facilitated by the CEO of IBG and Jebaccoci company Ltd, Mr John Kofi Appiagyei and the president of GYC ,Mrs Hyeon In-Suk , the board chairperson of the college . This agreement that was signed in South Korea was witnessed by the president of the college professor Brian Park and other faculty members.

The core objective of this agreement is to ensure students from both countries go on exchange programs to benefit from the rich academic and industrial internship experience as well as learn from the culture both countries have to offer. This will also include two to three years diploma programs and other short sandwitch courses being offered by the college.As part of this agreement , the college is going to partner Jebaccoci company Ltd , manufacturers of Jeba Natural Products to start a beauty art and physical therapy school in Ghana.

According to president Hyeon , Ghana is the power house of west africa and hopes this initiative will be the beginning of a much successful relationship. In conclusion Mr Appiagyei responded in saying that , he is looking foward to a much fruitful relationship between both countries.

By Barimah Amoaning Samuel